The Black Orchid
The Black Orchid (1958)

In this film, newly widowed florist Rose holds herself responsible for the death of her husband, a well-known gangster. A widower falls in love with Rose, much to the dismay of his daughter, who fears that he will be destroyed as thoroughly… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 1, 1958
DVD Release Date: July 29, 1992
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bosley Crowther
New York Times

Unfortunately, Joseph Stefano, who wrote the original script, did not put into the hands of the director a story that is up to Mr. Quinn.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Quinn cria um personagem carismático, mas o elenco feminino parece formado apenas por figuras paranóicas e controladoras.

Time Out

A seriously bad tearjerker.

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TV Guide

A totally misleading title may have made this a flop at the box office because it had a lot to recommend it as a movie.

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Leo L
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